Madilyn Dotson | Turing Fellow
Madi graduated summa cum laude from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a B.S. in Criminal Justice Studies and Political Science. She is currently working towards her J.D. with a certificate in Labor and Employment Law and recently finished her first year at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Prior to law school, Madilyn worked for the Illinois Senate Democrats as a Legislative Staff Intern as part of the Illinois Legislative Staff Internship Program (ILSIP). As an intern, she staffed the Revenue and Commerce and Economic Development committees and played a role in drafting the revenue portion of the 2019 capital bill. During her second year with the Senate Democrats, Madilyn staffed the Education Committee and worked to pass the COVID-19 education relief package in 2020.
In her free time she enjoys golfing, reading and playing with her dog, Juno.